Fender Champ 5F1 Tweed 1961

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If you're in the market for a Champ, this might be your ticket.  It is really hard to find a cleaner example, especially one that still has the original handle intact.

A couple disclaimers here, both of which are made up for in the overall condition of the amp, in my humble opinion: the tube chart is gone.  You can see where it was adhered, but alas it is not there.  The speaker currently in the amp is a 1959 Jensen.  This speaker was pulled by the previous owner from a Gibson amp to replace the Champ's original speaker.  This was done because someone had the original speaker reconed, but they performed an 8 ohm recone on it, which doesn't let the amp put out full power.  The original speaker will be included with the amp.  We tried both - the '59 Jensen does sound wayyyyy better!

The filter caps have been changed and the power cord as well, so this one is ready to go!  Original parts included.

  • Color: Tweed
  • Dimensions 12 1/2"h x 13 1/2"w x 7 1/2"d
  • Weight: 12lbs
  • Watts: 3 to 5 watts
  • Date: 1961
  • Where date is noted: Transformers
  • Speaker 1 brand/model: 
  • Speaker 1 Code: 
  • Extension speaker out?: No
  • FX Loop?: No
  • Reverb or other effects?: No
  • Power tubes: (1)x 6v6
  • Preamp tubes: 12AX7
    Rectifier tube: 5y3
  • Pedal: No
  • Pots: Original
  • Tolex: Tweed Original
  • Grille: Original
  • Knobs: Original
  • Handle: Original
  • Power cord: Upgraded to 3 prong
  • Notes: Amp has had routine maintenance, cord, caps, and a speaker recone

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